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Public Administration: Profession and Practice: A Case Study Approach

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Publisher Comments:

A fresh alternative to the typical public administration text, Garvey's is the first text to combine a solid analytical framework with in-depth cases portraying the vital, human side of public administration. Garvey's cases turn abstract concepts into human narratives, guiding students through the kind of ongoing, multi-level problems real public administrators face.

Synopsis:

A fresh alternative to the typical public administration text, Garvey

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Introduction: Ten Cues for Case Analysis. 2. Public Personnel Administration. 3. Introduction to Organizational Theory. 4. Democratic Accountability versus Administrative Discretion. 5. The Politics of Administrative Choice: Creating Winners, Compensating Losers. 6. Whats Private? Whats Public? Whats the Relationship between the Two? 7. Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations. 8. Introduction to the Ethics of Public Roles. 9. Counting the Consequences: Formal Policy Analysis. 10. Making the Human Connection: Motivating the Worker, Serving the Citizen. 11. Modern Decision Theory and Implementation Research. 12. Postscript: What Government Can Properly and Successfully Do. Glossary. Index. About the Author.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312105808
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Location:
New York :
Author:
Garvey, Gerald
Author:
Garvey, John
Author:
Garvey, Gerald (Gerald Garvey)
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Public Affairs & Administration
Subject:
Public administration
Subject:
Public administration -- United States.
Subject:
General Political Science
Subject:
Public administration -- Case studies.
Subject:
Politics - General
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publication Date:
October 1996
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
544
Dimensions:
1.81 in.

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